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From: JOLY Loic (loic.joly_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-11-10 09:24:18

David Abrahams wrote:
> JOLY Loic <loic.joly <at>> writes:
>>First problem I had was that the doc specified to set the PYTHON_ROOT
>>variable to my python installation path, but it looks like the script
>>look for a PYTHON_PATH variable. Either the scripts of the documentation
>>should be corrected.
> The Jamfiles and the documentation are both correct AFAIK.

A reference to PYTHON_PATH can be found in the same jamfile as below.
What I know is that when I defined a PYTHON_PATH variable, it started to
compile the python project, whereas with a PYTHON_ROOT, the project was

>>Second problem, even if the doc claims that the variable PYTHON_VERSION
>>can be set to any version at least 2.2, in tha script, I can see what
>>looks to me (I'm totally new to bjam) like an hard-coded value :
> What script are you referring to? This looks like it's supposed to be a Jamfile
> somewhere. Can you specify the exact paths please?

Yes, by script I meant jamfile. It is the file :

Best regards,

Loïc Joly

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